BEIJING – December 5, 2014 – Meltwater, a leading provider of online intelligence solutions delivering big data insights, today announced it is included on the list 2014 Best Companies to Work For in Greater China, an exclusive ranking of the area’s companies that are committed to building high-trust cultures. The list of 14 companies represents the most comprehensive look of the best workplaces in mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan.
This year’s list, which will also be published in CBNweekly in China, marks the region’s strongest participation yet in the Great Place to Work® Institute’s workplace culture competition. About 130,000 employees were surveyed about their workplace experiences using Great Place to Work® Institute’s Trust Index© assessment this year, representing 75 employers. That’s more than double the 60,000 employees at 32 organizations from the first list in 2012.
Meltwater was recognized for its phenomenal culture and commitment to growing trust at the organization. The company attributes this positive environment to its management’s commitment to nurturing and growing young talent. Meltwater, founded in Oslo, Norway has grown to be a global company with offices in 27 countries. As part of its continued growth, Meltwater is dedicated to maintaining the culture that the company was founded on but will continue to incorporate attributes of the special Chinese culture.
“It is an honor to be recognized among such notable brands like SAP and DHL on this year’s list of Best Companies to Work For in Greater China,” said Meltwater Founder and CEO Jorn Lyseggen. “We continue seeing tremendous growth at Meltwater as we redefine online intelligence solutions for our innovative customers and partners. We are proud to provide a workplace that shows our commitment to building a high-trust culture.”
Meltwater helps businesses drive growth and build brands. Meltwater’s online intelligence platform analyzes billions of digital documents daily to extract precise, timely business insights that help more than 20,000 companies understand their markets, engage their customers, and master the new social business environment. With offices in 27 countries, Meltwater is dedicated to personal, global service built on local expertise. Meltwater also operates the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST), a nonprofit organization dedicated to nurturing future generations of entrepreneurs. For more information, follow Meltwater on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube or visit www.meltwater.com.
About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work® Institute is a global research, consulting and training firm that helps organizations identify, create and sustain great workplaces through the development of high-trust workplace cultures. It has been a leader in workplace culture for more than two decades and now operates in some 54 countries across the globe. In the past year, Great Place to Work® analyzed data from 6,200 companies, which represent more than 11.5 million employees worldwide.
About the Best Companies to Work For® in Greater China List
This is the third Best Companies to Work For® in Greater China List, published in partnership with CBNweeklyin China. The list is based on a pool of data from some 75 companies and 130,000 employees in the Greater China region.